The Heritage is an heirloom variety and is long considered the standard variety for production and high-quality fruit by which fall-bearing varieties were judged. Heritage is a highly popular variety for home gardeners. The fall crop is highly productive and ripens from the end of August through October, depending on your location. The berries have good size, color and flavor. The fruit is good for jam and freezing and is delicious for fresh use, as well.
You will receive 10 dormant bare-root Heritage Red Raspberry plants/canes from our fully licensed, state-inspected nursery (Rocky Gap Gardens). Our plants are 100% guaranteed to arrive alive and in good condition!
Heritage is the #1 red raspberry variety, nationwide! This everbearing plant produces well in the northern climates, and south as far as Zone 8, giving it a very wide and adaptive range. Self-pollinating. Produces medium sized fruit, firm texture, juicy interior. Harvest raspberries your first year! Freezes well.
Will grow in clay, sandy soil or any type of black soil. If potting, any type of potting soil will do.
Shipped bare-root. 2-Year-Old Plant, 3/8"+ in diam., approx 18-24" length, trimmed.